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Thursday, April 18, 2019

De Queen baseball player, Mack Carver, signs a letter of intent with Ecclesia College in Springdale. With the signee are parents Brandi and Shane Carver.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

The De Queen/Sevier County Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce it will once again be hosting the Annual Tri-Lakes Big Bass Festival. This year marks the 30th tournament. It is always the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend and it is a great kickoff to the summer. 

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Monday, April 15, 2019

The baseball Leopards suffered multiple self inflicted wounds in an 11-5 loss to visiting Bauxite April 2. Four De Queen errors allowed the Miners four unearned runs.

Thursday, April 11, 2019

NASHVILLE — The rain stopped, but it was still not ideal conditions for a track meet. Nevertheless, the Scrapper Relays went on as planned. The team titles went to the biggest school in attendance. De Queen did some experimenting.

UA Cossatot hired Brad Phillips to coach men and women’s basketball as the college joins the NJCAA (National Junior College Athletic Association). Phillips will begin coaching this fall and will be holding tryouts for the men’s basketball team starting Saturday, April 13 at 1 p.m. The tryout…

Thursday, April 04, 2019
Wednesday, April 03, 2019

The University of Arkansas Cossatot will hold Men’s Club Basketball tryouts on Saturday, April 13, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the UA Cossatot Bank of Lockesburg Gymnasium in Lockesburg.

Tuesday, April 02, 2019

The Horatio School District has named the road to the HHS baseball field after baseball coach Lance Spigner. Here Horatio Superintendent Dr. Lee Smith presents the road sign to the coach before the Lions’ game with Ashdown March 26.

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

FOUKE — The Panthers bit the Lions in a nonconference Spring Break baseball game. Fouke shut out Horatio 5-0 in the March 21 meeting.

Gulf Shores, Ala.. —  De Queen’s softball team went 2-3 with three one-run losses during its annual Spring Break trip to the Gulf Shores tournament in Alabama.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Wednesday, March 20, 2019

MALVERN — In their last action before spring break the Lady Leopards knocked off conference foe Malvern 4-0 in an Ides of March softball game.

When the field finally got dry enough to play, it was not much of a contest. De Queen swamped Hope 18-1 in a twice weather delay baseball game March 14.

MENA — Horatio battered the Bearcats 12-2 in a non-conference baseball game at Mena March 12.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

PRESCOTT — De Queen’s junior girls finished third in a 12 team meet at Prescott’s Curley Cub Relays March 12. Nashville took first with 148 points. Arkansas High edged out De Queen for second 97.5 to 95.5. Genoa Central was fourth with 75.5 and Ashdown fifth with 60.

Monday, March 18, 2019

PRESCOTT — Track season finally started for De Queen’s senior high teams. After two meets were cancelled because of bad weather, the Leopards began the season at Prescott’s Curley Wolf Relays March 7.

Thursday, March 14, 2019
Wednesday, March 06, 2019

MAGNOLIA — It was a heart breaking end to an outstanding season. The De Queen girls basketball team missed reaching the final four of the class 4A state tournament by four points. The Lady Leopards lost to Harrison 45-42 in a game where the ball always seemed to bounce Harrison’s way.

The De Queen baseball team broke open a scoreless tie with 13 runs in the fourth inning and beat Foreman 13-2 in the season opener.

The De Queen archery team has participated in four meets this year. After a fifth place finish at Glen Rose, they placed second at Hill Farm in Bryant and again at Murfreesboro. At the regional meet De Queen finished third to Murfreesboro and Acorn.

Friday, March 01, 2019

Like most of Arkansas, De Queen senior girls track coach Brian Van Winkle has been swamped. In his case it’s not just the weather. Van Winkle has been conducting pre-season workouts for not only the senior high, but the junior high as well.

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

February began with the De Queen boys track team winning the class 4A title at the Arkansas Track Coaches Association state indoor meet. As the month comes to a close, the Leopards are about to open the outdoor season with high hopes.